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Comics Youth

Our mission is to provide a voice for marginalized young people including care leavers, LGBTQIA YP, SEND YP, looked after children, young carers, and young people experiencing mental ill-health by providing them the tools to express themselves, improve their literacy, speak truth to power and have their voices heard through publishing zines and comics about salient community issues

Juniors Comics Workshop takes place every Saturday:

11am until 12:30 for ages 8 to 13

Learn how to make comics, plan a zine, practice your art, get an idea off the ground, and browse our ever-growing library of comics.

Sign up for a membership form on our website


Who to contact

Contact Name
Rhiannon Griffiths
Contact Position
Managing Director

Where to go

Comics Youth CIC
Make Hamilton Rm 111
2 Cleveland St
CH41 6ND

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Every Saturday: Juniors between 11-12:30pm
Time of day
Session Information
Our creative space is a autism and LGBTQIA inclusive and provides a safe and progressive space for young people to have their voices heard

Other Details


Please contact provider for cost details.
Offering Tax Free Childcare.


Referral required
Referral Details

Please sign up via our Membership form which can be found via

Local Offer


For any young person who accesses any service at Alder Hey children's hospital or one of it's referral points, can sign up to join our Pencil Pals programme. 

You will get 8 weeks of 1-2-1 creative sessions where you will work with us each week to create a story that will be published in a book. 

You will also learn about and work on comic making, illustrations, sketch book techniques, creative writing, poetry, story telling and more. 

Open to anyone aged 25 and under who has accessed any Alder Hey services. 


Contact Name
Anna Macdonald
Contact Email
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